The body of a boater who went missing on February 28, 2016 was recovered.
Josue Franco’s body was found in the water of Turtle Creek Reservoir a quarter of a mile south of where witnesses first saw the drifting capsized boat.
Indiana Conservation Officers used side scan sonar to locate the body. Sonar images of indention’s left on the lake bed by the boats anchor led officer’s to locate the body.
An autopsy is scheduled for Thursday to determine cause of death.
Sullivan County Sheriff’s Deputies and Hoosier Energy employees assisted in the search and rescue efforts during this incident.
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